Tips to Save Energy and Water When Washing Clothes
By: Danny Lipford
Going green when washing and drying your clothes may be easier than you think. Here are a few tips to reduce the amount of energy and water you use on your laundry:
- Buy an Energy Star rated Clothes Washer to reduce the energy used by 30% and water by 50% compared to standard models.
- Wash your clothes in cold water as much as possible.
- Air dry your laundry rather than using a clothes dryer to reduce the energy used.
Watch this video to find out more.